Northrop Grumman Australia Acquires Qantas Defence Services

By Caroline Rees / 03 Mar 2014

Northrop Grumman Australia Pty Limited has completed the acquisition of Qantas Defence Services Pty Limited, now called Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services Pty Limited (IDS). IDS provides integrated logistics, sustainment and modernization support primarily to Australian Government and military customers. Operating as a part of Northrop Grumman Australia, IDS is strategically aligned with the Integrated Logistics and Modernization division of Northrop Grumman Technical Services.

“Northrop Grumman IDS enhances our in-country footprint and local capabilities, and demonstrates our commitment to the Australian and regional defence markets. We expect this to be an important platform for international growth in our key focus areas of unmanned, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization,” said Ian Irving, Northrop Grumman chief executive for Australia.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

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